OPINION: Yes, it`s a good idea to bribe people to get vaccinated

Over the past few months, public and private innovation in America has coalesced around one goal: bribe people in order to get them vaccinated against Covid-19. Getting people vaccinated is lofty and noble, necessary for public health, necessary to defend those who can`t be vaccinated, and if bribery gets us there, I`m all for it...

...A brewery in Buffalo may have been the first to cleverly give new life to the old "shot and a beer," when they offered a free drink to anyone who got vaccinated at a pop-up clinic on site. Others have followed, including a Cleveland brewery that charged only 10 cents for a brew on proof of vaccination. Combined with a Cleveland cinema`s promise of free popcorn, Ohioans could have a pretty good and cheap night on the town thanks to the miracle of vaccines. And if they`re really lucky, thanks to the latest escalation in incentive programs, they could win $1 million....

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Ken Notes: An idea well worth stealing, free press, new customers, and good will. Put together an event with your local health care providers...



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